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Brown fly -> Norellia spinipes
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Posted on 03-04-2024 11:34

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the size was a bit more than 5 mm.

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Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, Mülheim, March 31st, 2024
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Edited by Karola on 04-04-2024 10:35
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Posted on 03-04-2024 11:58

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Hello Karola, I think it's one of the Sciomyzidae, perhaps Tetanocera sp.
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 03-04-2024 12:27
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Eric, I think you are mistaken. I'd say Norellia spinipes
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 03-04-2024 13:14

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Nikita, thanks again for enlightening us!
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Thank you, Nikita and Eric.

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